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Object Name Postcard
Object ID 2007.053.005
Summary Postcard, Furniture City Motel, High Point, NC. Obverse features color, aerial photograph of the multi-room motel surrounded by Interstate 85 and (later Business) U.S. 311/Main Street. Reverse is printed with black text "FURNITURE CITY MOTEL / High Point, North Carolina / On Interstate 85 and U.S. 29-70 / at intersection of U.S. 311. / Club Room - Swimming Pool / Meeting Room / All rooms air-conditioned, Free TV, room phones. / Telephone 888-5015 / High Point's Finest Restaurant, with / Banquet & Meeting Facilities / Telephone 888-7907". Addressed to Miss Liz Rives [and] Mr. Jack Rives, 706 Florham Dr., High Point, NC, from Elizabeth Stuckey Rives. Postmarked June 12, 1962, Glade Valley, NC.

Transcription of message handwritten in green ink on reverse:
Liz - sign up to be off at YW / July 9-14 / Dearest Ones - I may make it! These gals got me up at 5:30 I could have killed them. Warren's cabin won camp Beautiful Contest today. Not much discussion in my guest group! Dave Jarvis is OK! My love - Stuckey
Date June 12, 1962
People Rogers, Elizabeth Stuckey Rives
Rives, Warren Jackson
Rives, Warren Jackson, Jr.
Search Terms Furniture City Motel
Credit Line Gift of Elisebeth Rives Rogers in memory of Warren Jackson Rives, Sr.